Imphal, June, 26,
Border Security Force, Sector Headquarters (Counter Insurgency Operation) Manipur, in collaboration with Narcotics Control Bureau, Sub Zone , Imphal, observed International Day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking on 26th June 2019 to bring an awareness about drug abuse and trafficking. A cycle rally was organized which was flagged off from Sector HQrs location Koirengei to Leikinthabi Shantipur (Sekmai River Bridge), Imphal, wherein Sh. Anand Singh, DIG, Sector HQs and Officiating Commandant Sh. Nitin Gupta of 182 Bn BSF emphasized on the slogan “say No To Drugs”. A total 85 BSF men of all rank attended the cycle rally from 0730 hrs to 1000 hrs. On this occasion an awareness programme was also organized at Leikinthabi Shantipur Village where Hijam Mani Sai a senior citizen of Shantipur village and Loitongbam Indu Devi, member of Leikinthabi Shantipur ward presided over the awareness programme. About 80 civilians from Leikinthabi Shantipur village participated in the programme. On the occasion anti drugs pamphlets and hoardings were also distributed to the locals.
In another event, a seminar on drug abuse was also organized at Drill Shed of Koirengei by Dr. J C Anal, CMO(SG) of 182 Bn BSF.